Procurement Manager

Date: 23-Apr-2021

Location: Marina One, 01, SG, 018937

Company: Lidl

What will you do?

The holder of the position is mainly responsible for the following areas:

  • Manage the end-to-end procurement process within indirect categories with relevant suppliers. Responsible for all of the tendering, sourcing and negotiating procurement activities.
  • Identify cost-effective solutions and continually monitor any cost related aspects to ensure financial KPI’s are met.
  • Foster positive, long-term relationships with both vendors and relevant internal stakeholders.
  • Devise long-term strategies which are aligned with the Lidl’s goals.
  • Continually strive for best value and quality enhancement through data analytics, cost examination and process review. Report on the indirect categories performance and identify any issues, opportunities and resolutions going forward.
  • Ensure all indirect suppliers are aligned with contractual standards by carrying out regular reviews and audits.
  • Ensure all administrative processes are accurately maintained with strong data integrity

What will you need?

  • University degree or equivalent
  • 5-10 years of working experience within procurement, ideally within an international business
  • Expertise in contract negotiation and supplier relationship management
  • Proven experience in creating and implementing procurement strategies, with a track record of successfully delivering financial savings
  • An effective communicator with exceptional stakeholder management skills
  • Advanced knowledge of the procurement industry cost stuctures and drivers
  • Strong analytical skills and an experienced user of Microsoft Suite, especially Excel
  • High proficiency in both written and spoken English

What do we offer?

We are dedicated to fostering a family-friendly culture and work environment and am accredited as a Fair and Progressive employer by the Tripartite Alliance for Fair and Progressive Employment Practices (TAFEP).We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all candidates with the required skills and experience.

Market Leading Remuneration Package

  • Life Insurance

Supportive Environment

  • Out Of Office leave for important appointments

Work-life Balance:

  • 5 day week
  • Competitive Annual Leave
  • Charity, Community and Sporting Events


If you are not invited for an interview within 4 weeks, we regret that your application was not suited to this vacancy.

For more company information, please feel free to visit: www.lidl.com.sg

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